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== Installing ==
 
== Installing ==
  
'''Building Emacs'''
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== Building Emacs ==
: You can build Emacs from [https://github.com/emacsmirror/emacs source] on every distribution out there
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You can build Emacs from [https://github.com/emacsmirror/emacs source] on every distribution out there. Use this option only if your distribution doesn't already provide an Emacs version of interest to you.
: Use this option only if the distribution doesn't already provide an Emacs version of interest to you.
 
  
That said, few distributions include in their primary repositories builds of Emacs 24. Luckily there are some unofficial repos that come to the rescue.
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Very few distributions bundle Emacs snapshot builds. If your distribution does not have very latest builds, try the following unofficial repositories.
  
'''Debian'''
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== Debian ==
: See [http://emacs.naquadah.org/ emacs-snapshot APT repo]. The page contains installation instructions.
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See [http://emacs.naquadah.org/ emacs-snapshot APT repo]. The page contains installation instructions. High quality, highly recommended builds! After adding the repo install with the following command:
: High quality, highly recommended builds! After adding the repo install with the following command
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<source lang="bash">
: <source lang="bash">
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$ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot
: $ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot
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</source>
: </source>
 
  
'''Ubuntu'''
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== Ubuntu ==
: <source lang="bash">
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<source lang="bash">
: $ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:cassou/emacs
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$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:cassou/emacs
: $ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot
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$ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot
: </source>
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</source>
  
'''Gentoo'''
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== Gentoo ==
: See [http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/lisp/emacs/emacs.xml Emacs on Gentoo page].
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See [http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/lisp/emacs/emacs.xml Emacs on Gentoo page].
  
'''Arch Linux'''
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== Arch Linux ==
: See  [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=33337 emacs-bzr] package from [http://aur.archlinux.org/index.php AUR]
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See  [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=33337 emacs-bzr] package from [http://aur.archlinux.org/index.php AUR]
  
'''Slackware'''
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== Slackware ==
: Compile and Install using [http://github.com/cycojesus/slackbuilds/tree/master/e/emacs emacs.SlackBuild (unofficial)].
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Compile and Install using [http://github.com/cycojesus/slackbuilds/tree/master/e/emacs emacs.SlackBuild (unofficial)].
  
'''Fedora''', '''SuSE''', '''Mandriva'''
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== Fedora ==
: No pre-built packages
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No pre-built packages.
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== SusE ==
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No pre-built packages.
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== Mandriva ==
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No pre-built packages.
  
 
[[Category:GNULinux]][[Category:Emacs-24.1]]
 
[[Category:GNULinux]][[Category:Emacs-24.1]]

Revision as of 18:08, 26 March 2012

Installing

Building Emacs

You can build Emacs from source on every distribution out there. Use this option only if your distribution doesn't already provide an Emacs version of interest to you.

Very few distributions bundle Emacs snapshot builds. If your distribution does not have very latest builds, try the following unofficial repositories.

Debian

See emacs-snapshot APT repo. The page contains installation instructions. High quality, highly recommended builds! After adding the repo install with the following command:

$ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot

Ubuntu

$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:cassou/emacs
$ sudo apt-get install emacs-snapshot

Gentoo

See Emacs on Gentoo page.

Arch Linux

See emacs-bzr package from AUR

Slackware

Compile and Install using emacs.SlackBuild (unofficial).

Fedora

No pre-built packages.

SusE

No pre-built packages.

Mandriva

No pre-built packages.